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[movies]Drawing Account - Handy (Jam) Organization
Behind the scenes in a 1940s animation studio, showing the making of a Chevrolet advertising cartoon.
Keywords: Animation: Production
Downloads: 5,388 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Green Pastures - Sunn (Joseph)
Mud animation by pioneer San Francisco Chinese American animator Joseph Sunn. From the "Ralph Wolfe's Mud Stuff" series.
Keywords: Animation: Mud; Chinese Americans; Animation: Stop-motion
Downloads: 7,872 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Penwiper, The - Sunn (Joseph)
Mud animation by pioneer San Francisco Chinese American animator Joseph Sunn. From the "Ralph Wolfe's Mud Stuff" series.
Keywords: Animation: Mud; Chinese Americans; Animation: Stop-motion
Downloads: 7,820 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Round and Round (Widgets) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Highly simplified explanation of free-enterprise economics that fails to mention the idea of profit.
Keywords: Economics; Animation: Stop-motion; Animation: Puppet
Downloads: 13,790 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Just Imagine - Handy (Jam) Organization
Animated character "Tommy Telephone" produces a telephone by assembling 433 separate parts.
Keywords: Animation: Stop-motion; Communication: Telephone; Animation: Advertising
Downloads: 24,551 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Freedom and Power (Part I) - Wolff (Raphael G.) Studios, Inc.
This opulently produced film defines freedom as the abundance of electric power, and reviews U.S. history from an electrocentric viewpoint. With animation.
Keywords: Electricity; Patriotism; Animation: Advertising
Downloads: 9,581 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Eyes and Their Care (An Introduction), The - ERPI Classroom Films, Inc.
Animated drawings explain physiology of sight; how eyeglasses work.
Keywords: Perception: Vision; Animation
Downloads: 5,552 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Movie Trailers: "Doomsday" Horror Animation - Unknown
Tongue-in-cheek horror movie trailer.
Keywords: Motion pictures: Trailers; Animation
Downloads: 47,830 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]What Makes Us Tick - Sutherland (John) Productions
Cartoon promoting the stock market as the engine of America's prosperity.
Keywords: Economics; Investing; Animation: Advertising
Downloads: 30,150 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Working Dollars - Sutherland (John) Productions, Inc..
Animated explanation of how the stock market works, told through the story of an Everyman named Mr. Finchley
Keywords: Finance; Investing; Animation: Advertising
Downloads: 23,231 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Freedom and Power (Part II) - Wolff (Raphael G.) Studios, Inc.
This opulently produced film defines freedom as the abundance of electric power, and reviews U.S. history from an electrocentric viewpoint. With animation.
Keywords: Electricity; Patriotism; Animation: Advertising
Downloads: 8,822 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Movie Trailers: - Unknown
Tongue-in-cheek horror movie trailer. No narration, information conveyed by written words.
Keywords: Motion pictures: Trailers; Animation
Downloads: 18,432 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]How the Ear Functions - Bosse (Karl Kurt)
Structure and function of the human hearing system, with excellent animation.
Keywords: Perception: Sound; Animation
Downloads: 42,535 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]How a Watch Works - Handy (Jam) Organization
A simple demonstration of the basic design and operation of a watch, including stop-motion animation showing a watch being assembled from many parts.
Keywords: Animation: Stop-motion; Timekeeping
Downloads: 54,935 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Told By a Tooth - National Motion Pictures Company
An animated tooth lectures children about a balanced dental hygiene program.
Keywords: Health: Dentistry; Animation
Downloads: 8,430 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Sentinel in the Sky - Strauss (Henry) and Company, Inc.
Modern radar for passenger aircraft. Shows how man has always reached for vision of the things beyond his sight, beginning, perhaps, with the ancient sailor who first climbed the mast to see over the horizon. In modern times the quest has led to such airborne aids as the gyro compass, horizon indicator and radio direction finding navigational systems. Sequences on radar show its basics and how it works in modern planes...
Keywords: Animation; Radar; Aviation: Navigation
Downloads: 11,599 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]How the Eye Functions - Bosse (Karl Kurt)
Beautifully animated explication of human eye and eyesight.
Keywords: Perception: Vision; Animation
Downloads: 22,895 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Auto-Lite on Parade - Handy (Jam) Organization
Tour of an auto parts and accessories factory climaxing with a stop-motion product parade.
Keywords: Animation: Stop-motion; Manufacturing
Downloads: 8,743 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Stop Driving Us Crazy! - Creative Arts Studios
Rusty, a spy from Mars, pays a visit to Earth and discovers how its inhabitants disrespect one another by driving poorly. The film espouses a Christian viewpoint on safety, stating that "reckless driving is a sin." The 1950s-style animation is great.Director: Mel Emde. Writer: William Bernal. Designer: Cliff Roberts. Animators: Ken Mundie, Dick Drew, Sammy Kai. Voices: Howard Morris. Music: Benny Golson with Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers...
Keywords: Animation; Safety: Automotive; Religion
Downloads: 22,228 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]Man of Action - Transfilm Productions
Animated plea for urban renewal connected with 1950s efforts to "redevelop" American city centers.
Keywords: Urban renewal; Animation
Downloads: 20,400 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Movie Trailers: "Marathon of Fright" - Unknown
Tongue-in-cheek horror movie trailer.
Keywords: Motion pictures: Trailers; Animation
Downloads: 21,741 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]Long Live the Bull! - Plastic Art Productions (Ralph Wolfe's Mud-Stuff)
Matador and bull mud animation by Chinese American animator. Animation and photography: Joseph Sunn. Titles: Syl MacDowell.
Keywords: Animation: Mud; Bullfighting; Chinese Americans
Downloads: 5,517 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]We Learn About the Telephone I - Fairbanks (Jerry) Productions
A young man sketches a generic human (ÂMr. ManÂ) who takes us back through history to show us how humans developed a need to communicate and the devices to do so. Then shows us how telephones enable the modern mid-Sixties world. Part-animated by the master John Hubley. Directed by Jean Yarbrough. Educational Research and Story: W.H. Schneider. Animation: John Hubley. With Wright King (Uncle Bill); Pat Cardi (Jimmy); Pam Ferden (Susie); Richard Webb (Police Captain).
Keywords: Communication: Telephone; Animation; 1960s
Downloads: 24,793 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Tip-Tops in Peppyland, The - Handy (Jam) Organization
Animated and live-action film for children showing the beneficial effects of milk.
Keywords: Nutrition; Animation; Food: Dairy industry
Downloads: 15,703 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]Case of Spring Fever, A - Handy (Jam) Organization
Gilbert Willoughby is punished for voicing Luddite ideas (complaining about pesky springs) by "Coily," an obnoxious, animated spring who subjects him to the hassles of a springless world.
Keywords: Physics: Springs; Animation; Technology: Critiques
Downloads: 1,281,245 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(13 reviews)
[movies]Adventures of Junior Raindrop, The - U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service
Delinquent raindrop explains the need for good watershed management.
Keywords: Nature: Environment; Animation: Advertising; Water
Downloads: 19,630 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Peg-Leg Pedro - Handy (Jam) Organization
Chevrolet advertising cartoon in Technicolor on a "Treasure Island" theme.
Keywords: Animation: Advertising; Automobiles: Advertising; Pirates
Downloads: 27,717 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]Physical Aspects of Puberty - Crawley Films
Animated explanation of primary and secondary sex characteristics in adolescent boys and girls.
Keywords: Sex education; Medicine: Endocrinology; Animation
Downloads: 47,550 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Why Play Leap Frog? - Sutherland (John) Productions, Inc.
Cold War-era cartoon aimed at convincing workers that increased productivity brings about greater purchasing power.
Keywords: Economics; Cold War; Animation: Advertising
Downloads: 22,647 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Something for Nothing - Handy (Jam) Organization
Cartoonist Rube Goldberg creates a little animation to explain how fuel is converted to power in the modern automobile engine.
Keywords: Animation: Rube Goldberg; Automobiles: Engineering
Downloads: 14,195 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]Duck and Cover - Archer Productions, Inc.
Selected for the 2004 National Film Registry of "culturally, historically and aesthetically significant" motion pictures. Famous Civil Defense film for children in which Bert the Turtle shows what to do in case of atomic attack.
Keywords: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense; Animation
Downloads: 593,602 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(73 reviews)
[movies]It's Everybody's Business - Sutherland (John) Productions, Inc.
Corporate Cold War-era cartoon linking Bill of Rights to free-enterprise ideology.
Keywords: Cold War; Capitalism; Animation: Advertising
Downloads: 39,546 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(9 reviews)
[movies]So They Tell Me - Brown (Warren H.)
Animated cartoon on a World War I theme, full of humor much of which is incomprehensible to today's audience.
Keywords: World War I; Animation: Topical
Downloads: 10,185 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Princess and the Pauper, The - Handy (Jam) Organization
Nicky Nome, a spinoff from "A Coach for Cinderella" and hero of this cartoon, rescues a treasure-laden pauper from the Valley of Jewels, taking him to the princess on a magic carpet, which transforms itself into a new Chevrolet. Expresses a caricatured view of Arab people, typical of many cartoons of the time.
Keywords: Animation: Advertising; Automobiles: Advertising; Orientalism
Downloads: 26,506 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Meet King Joe - Sutherland (John) Productions, Inc.
Cold War cartoon aimed at American workers with the objective of convincing them of their good fortune.
Keywords: Cold War; Animation: Advertising; Capitalism
Downloads: 28,773 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Destination Earth - Sutherland (John) Productions
In this corporate-sponsored cartoon, Martian dissidents learn that oil and competition are the two things that make America great.
Keywords: Economics; Oil industry; Advertising: Animation
Downloads: 144,542 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(24 reviews)
[movies]A is for Atom - Sutherland (John) Productions
Animated classic presenting what an atom is, how energy is released from certain kinds of atoms, the peacetime uses of atomic energy and the byproducts of nuclear fission.
Keywords: Atomic-nuclear: Energy; Physics; Animation
Downloads: 139,123 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(24 reviews)
[movies]Going Places - Sutherland (John) Productions, Inc.
Cold War cartoon defending the profit motive against anti-capitalist critics.
Keywords: Economics; Cold War; Animation: Advertising
Downloads: 33,279 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Make Mine Freedom - Sutherland (John) Productions
This Cold War-era cartoon uses humor to tout the dangers of Communism and the benefits of capitalism.
Keywords: Cold War; Animation: Advertising; Capitalism
Downloads: 115,534 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(35 reviews)
[movies]In My Merry Oldsmobile - Fleischer Studios
Surprisingly licentious advertising cartoon produced by the Fleischer brothers.
Keywords: Animation: Advertising; Automobiles: Advertising; Sexualities
Downloads: 84,398 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(26 reviews)
[movies]Coach for Cinderella, A - Handy (Jam) Organization
Imaginative cartoon that breaks down the parts and features of a Chevrolet automobile into units that can be understood in terms of plant and animal life: caterpillars roll into circles and become automobile tires; in the "visible V-6" fireflies equal spark plugs and mice provide motive power. Naturally, tells part of the Cinderella story, too. Animation supervisor thought to be Frank Goldman.
Keywords: Animation: Advertising; Automobiles: Advertising; Folk tales
Downloads: 24,929 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(12 reviews)
[movies]Live and Let Live - Aetna Casualty & Surety Company
Set in a toy tabletop town, this film uses brightly colored model cars and trucks to demonstrate a range of driving safety scenarios. The number of near-misses and accidents would make for an extremely violent film if real vehicles and people were used, but the models keep the feeling of mayhem at a distance. An unusual example of a rich tradition within the safety film genre: the tabletop model.
Keywords: Safety: Automotive; Animation: Stop-motion; Surrealism
Downloads: 19,602 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Aluminum on the March (Part I) - Handy (Jam) Organization
PLEASE NOTE: A one-part, higher-quality version of this film is now here.
Keywords: Metals: Aluminum; Animation: Stop-motion; Design: Industrial
Downloads: 10,358 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Precisely So (Part I) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Surreal film on measurement of tiny quantities.
Keywords: Physics: Measurement; Engineering; Animation: Stop-motion
Downloads: 12,565 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Saint Paul Police Detectives and Their Work: A Color Chartoon - Saint Paul (Minnesota) Police Department
Visionary stop-motion animation film showing the activities of St. Paul Police detectives.
Keywords: Police; Crime and criminals; Animation: Stop-motion
Downloads: 11,842 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Ride for Cinderella, A - Handy (Jam) Organization
Cinderella relies on a Chevrolet to carry her home by midnight through obstacles and storms.
Keywords: Animation: Advertising; Folk tales; Automobiles: Advertising
Downloads: 264,045 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(9 reviews)
[movies]Stay Safe, Stay Strong: The Facts About Nuclear Weapons - Cinefonics, Inc.
Instructional film on nuclear weapons for U.S. Air Force personnel. This part-animated film includes an explanation of nuclear physics; footage of atmospheric and underground testing; and a bomber making a crash landing.
Keywords: Atomic-nuclear: Weapons; Aviation: Military; Animation: Scientific
Downloads: 23,101 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Aluminum on the March (Part II) - Handy (Jam) Organization
How aluminum contributes to everyday living and national defense: appliances, packaging, airplanes, etc. With great stop-motion animation and excellent imagery of aluminum-enabled Fifties America.
Keywords: Metals: Aluminum; Animation: Stop-motion; Design: Industrial
Downloads: 7,935 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Extra (Esso Screen Ad) - Unknown
Part-animated screen ad for Esso "Extra" gasoline.
Keywords: Advertising: Screen ads; Animation: Advertising; Oil industry
Downloads: 41,289 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(9 reviews)
[movies]Down the Gasoline Trail - Handy (Jam) Organization
Cartoon showing what happens to a drop of gasoline from the time it flows into the gas tank to when it is exploded in the engine cylinder. This "fantastic voyage" through a glisteningly clean Chevrolet engine is an excellent example of the soft-sell industrial, where the product that's promoted is hardly ever mentioned by name.
Keywords: Automobiles: Engineering; Oil industry; Animation: Advertising
Downloads: 36,349 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(9 reviews)
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